According to a report monitored by this online news platform on Daily Trust, two permanent secretaries in Zamfara state civil service has died of an undisclosed illness.
The Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, was said to have commended the service of the two deceased whom he described as committed and hardworking fellows who have served the state in their best capacity.
The governor also prayed that Almighty Allah grants the duo a place in paradise and as well prayed that the family be comforted.
However, the remains of the two late permanent secretaries; Yawale Dango of the Office of the Head of Service and Ahmed Sale of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development have been buried according to Islamic rites, Surgenig News learnt.
This is coming a week after Surgenig News reported the death of Alhaji Mohammed Asha, Emir of Kaura-Namoda in Zamfara State.
It was reported that the traditional ruler had died after three days in isolation at the Yariman Bakura Specialist Hospital, Gusau, as a result of complications from the COVID-19 infection.